Stephanie Smiertka Riley focuses her practice on commercial and intellectual property litigation, including disputes in the areas of administrative, contract, and constitutional law. She also represents government entities in a variety of capacities, including advising and litigation. Her experience in complex commercial litigation extends to both plaintiffs and defendants in business disputes, consumer protection claims, and pharmaceutical and medical device multi-district litigations.
Following law school, Stephanie served as a law clerk for the Court of Common Pleas. In law school, Stephanie participated in the Domestic Violence Clinic and advocated on behalf of domestic violence survivors in appellate cases around the country.
Stephanie is a member of the Richard S. Rodney American Inn of Court and serves as a volunteer representing petitioners seeking protection from abuse orders in the Delaware Family Court. She is currently a Co-Chair for the Delaware Combined Campaign for Justice which supports Delaware agencies that provide life-changing legal aid to Delawareans.
- Planning Your Community's Future, University of Delaware Institute for Public Administration (January 24, 2020)
- Medical Monitoring, Trial Magazine, Vol. 54, No. 7 (July 2018)
- Advocacy and Credibility, Trial Magazine, Vol. 54, No. 1 (January 2018)